Three unanswered questions as Nike, business, labor battles heats up

Nike's unexplained alignment with labor and the formation of a new business association could shift the power dynamics in Oregon politics......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Facebook to Launch Opt-In Dating Feature

Facebook will launch a new dating feature on its platform, marking an unexpected push into a new business even as the social-media giant battles questions about how it handles user data......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 1st, 2018

How California’s recreational cannabis rush is hurting some critically ill patients

The introduction of recreational cannabis in California has opened up a multi-billion dollar business opportunity as the industry moves mainstream, but it also poses questions about what will happen to the medical market that paved the way for legal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals9 hr. 6 min. ago

Elon Musk"s social media conduct may be bad for his business

Whether it's investors betting against his stock or reporters or analysts who ask tough questions, Elon Musk has fought back, often around the clock on Twitter. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 16th, 2018

DC Metro workers call for strike amid 2-year labor dispute - Business Insider

DC Metro workers call for strike amid 2-year labor disputeBusiness InsiderFORESTVILLE, Md. (AP) — Mem.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 16th, 2018

CTG exec: Managing data vital during health care mergers

Hamish Stewart-Smith, CTG's managing director of sales for its North American healthcare business unit says ongoing merger and acquisitions in health care creates lots of questions on how to best integrate data......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

From the Editor: View from a Phoenix hotel window sparks lots of questions

Surveying the view of downtown Phoenix for the first time through a hotel window, the new editor-in-chief of Phoenix Business Journal thought of some questions for the area's politicians and business leaders......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Nike"s new running shoes that have more bounce than ever totally exceeded my expectations — here"s what working out in them is like

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

MoviePass says you"ll be able to see IMAX movies with your subscription by Labor Day (HMNY)

AP Photo/Darron Cummings MoviePass CEO Mitch Lowe told Business Insider that subscribers will be able to order non-2D movies (like IMAX and Real 3D) through the app by Labor Day. The added charge will be $2-$5.  Lowe also said t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

Small-Business Confidence Remains Very High, But Labor Concerns Continue

Small-Business Confidence Remains Very High, But Labor Concerns Continue.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 11th, 2018

3 ways Trump’s Supreme Court pick could transform U.S. labor law

Brett Kavanaugh may help determine crucial questions about the scope of union organizing......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 10th, 2018

Business groups and unions clash over Supreme Court nominee

Business groups and labor unions have lined up on opposing sides of the pitched battle shaping up over President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, whose approach to the law is widely seen as business-friendly......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 10th, 2018

BOJ keeps upbeat view on regional Japan, labor shortages cloud outlook

The Bank of Japan maintained its upbeat economic assessment for all nine regions of the country but some areas saw companies fret about rising costs from labor shortages, a sign that a tightening job market could constrain business activity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2018

Gov. Brown strikes tax compromise with business, labor

A union-backed measure that would have required disclosure of the Oregon tax payments of public companies won't be on the fall ballot. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday struck a deal between the measure's backers and representatives from the bus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Health-care, manufacturing and business services industries led job gains in June

The education and health services sector was the biggest net job gainer in June, the Labor Department .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 6th, 2018

Employment Situation Heats Up in June

The U.S. Department of Labor released its Employment Situation numbers for the month of June early on Friday......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 6th, 2018

2 execs at a Big Four firm share 3 questions bosses ask that they hate — and what to ask instead

Sebastiaan ter Burg/Flickr In business, questions are one of the few management tools that can best help enact change — whether in a team's culture, or to drive more .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2018

MoviePass Plans to Raise $1.2 Billion Despite Questions About Sustainability

The controversial company makes another bid to stay alive. In an effort to keep its money-losing business afloat, MoviePass’ parent company, Helios and Matheson Analytics, plans to raise $1.2 billion by selling more shares. The pla.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 2nd, 2018

Nike needs ‘real’ people — not just Serena Williams — to sell to women

Nike Inc. sees opportunities to grow its business with women, but will need to change its approach to reach them, relying less on athletes.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

Nike shares hit record as investors cheer North America rebound

(Reuters) - Nike Inc's shares jumped 12 percent to their all-time high on Friday after the world's largest shoe maker saw a major sales rebound in its North America business and forecast strong growth for 2019......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 29th, 2018

Nike business model shift showing early benefits, says Stifel

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 29th, 2018